Category Archives: Shanghai


Too Political In my experience, the students at this language training center are hypersensitive to anything remotely political. For example, I got into trouble for saying, “I’m not allowed to talk about Taiwan.” After I revealed that I had Japanese … Continue reading

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Gold Apple Bilingual School;

I was placed at Gold Apple Bilingual School by a University program I signed up for. The school is in Pudong and is very, very far from downtown, about a 45 minute bus ride to downtown Pudong, and about an … Continue reading

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Shanghai Yulun Education;

I was given a 3 month contract to work at this school. After 2 weeks I was fired by the Director Dr Charles Chen (who originally hired me). His excuse was that the parents did not like the way I … Continue reading

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